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Baran (Sindarin)

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''baran'' is a [[Sindarin]] word glossed as "brown, swart, dark brown",<ref name=Ety>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 351 (listed as [[Noldorin|Exilic Noldorin]])</ref> "golden brown",<ref>{{HM|N}}, p. 765 (listed as Sindarin)</ref> and "brown, yellow-brown".<ref>{{HM|RC}}, p. 343 (listed as Sindarin; quoting from the manuscript "[[Index questions]]")</ref>
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'''''baran''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word glossed as "brown, swart, dark brown",<ref name=Ety>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 351 (listed as [[Noldorin|Exilic Noldorin]])</ref> "golden brown",<ref>{{HM|N}}, p. 765 (listed as Sindarin)</ref> and "brown, yellow-brown".<ref>{{HM|RC}}, p. 343 (listed as Sindarin; quoting from the manuscript "[[Index questions]]")</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==

Revision as of 21:45, 20 July 2011

This article is about the Sindarin word. For the Man of the House of Bëor, see Baran.

baran is a Sindarin word glossed as "brown, swart, dark brown",[1] "golden brown",[2] and "brown, yellow-brown".[3]

Etymology

Examples

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 351 (listed as Exilic Noldorin)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 765 (listed as Sindarin)
  3. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 343 (listed as Sindarin; quoting from the manuscript "Index questions")
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies — Part One" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 45, November 2003, p. 7